The '''University of Minnesota, Twin Cities''' (often referred to as '''The University of Minnesota''', '''Minnesota''', '''the U of M''', '''UMN''', or simply '''the U''') is a public university|public research university
and Saint Paul, Minnesota
. The Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses are approximately apart, and the Saint Paul campus is actually in neighboring Falcon Heights, Minnesota|Falcon Heights
It is the oldest and largest campus within the University of Minnesota system
and has the List of United States university campuses by enrollment|sixth-largest
main campus student body in the United States, with 51,147 students in 2013–14. The university is the Flagship university|flagship
institution of the University of Minnesota system, and is organized into 19 colleges and schools, with sister campuses in University of Minnesota Crookston|Crookston
, University of Minnesota...